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The UK FCA Publish Discussion Paper on Distributed Ledger Technology

The UK FCA Publish Discussion Paper on Distributed Ledger Technology Regulators globally are focused on understanding industry consumers’ views on distributed ledger technology’s (DLT) potential risks and opportunities. On 10 April 2017, the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published a discussion paper DP17/3 on DLT, and followed it with a speech at the Innovate Finance … Continue Reading

FCA produces finalised guidance on the use of financial promotions in social media

The Financial Conduct Authority (‘FCA’) published FG15/4: Social media and customer communications (the ‘Guidance’), which provides guidance on financial promotions in social media and customer communications (available here). The Guidance sets out the FCA’s rules on financial promotions on social media, and provides examples of compliant and non-compliant communications to help organisations conform. A financial … Continue Reading
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